Jul
29
to Sep 30

Constance Bay Community Market

  • St. Gabriel's Church, 205 Bayview Dr. (map)
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The Constance Bay Community Market, located on the grounds of St. Gabriel's Church (205 Bayview Drive), is held from 9am to 2pm on these Saturdays:

  • June 17
  • July 1, 15 and 29
  • August 12 and 26
  • September 9, 16, 23 and 30

The Market provides fresh produce and meats, fresh roasted coffee beans, arts and crafts and more! Donations to the West Carleton Food Access Centre will be accepted. For more details: marketinthebay@gmail.com, www.marketinthebay.com.

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Aug
19
8:00am 8:00am

West Carleton Arts Society - Art on the Grass

The West Carleton Arts Society will be holding Art on the Grass, a summer arts festival at the Carp Fairgrounds, 3790 Carp Rd. Carp, on Saturday August 19, 2017 from 8 am to 3 pm. The festival will include art work and handcrafted items, as well as an open invitation to a casual Plein Air Painting Day in and around the beautiful village of Carp. CLICK HERE for more details of the event.

If inspired to participate, please fill out online application form by June 1, 2017. Please also send 2-3 images to wcartssociety@gmail.com. They will use them for your application approval and social media marketing with your permission.

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Aug
21
11:00am11:00am

Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre - Volunteer Information Session

  • Constance Bay Comm Centre, 262 Len Purcell Dr. (map)
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Apply to become a volunteer in your community with Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre. The Centre’s volunteer resources coordinator will be present at the Constance Bay Community Centre on August 21, from 11am-noon and will be accepting applications. Interviews with will held at a later date. For questions, call 613-591-3686 ext. 280.

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Aug
26
5:00pm 5:00pm

Fitzroy Harbour Community Assocation - 40th Anniversary Party

  • Fitzroy Comm Centre, 100 Clifford Campbell St. (map)
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The Fitzroy Community Association is hosting a 40th Anniversary Party on Saturday, August 26 at the Community Centre. Cocktails 5pm. Dinner 7pm. Dance 9pm. Dinner and dance under a tent on the "B" diamond. Entertainment by live acts outside under the stars. Tickets are $40 each for the dinner and dance. $10 for the dance only. For more info and to purchase tickets go to: http://www.fitzroyharbour.com/

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Aug
26
6:30pm 6:30pm

Diefenbunker Museum - Murder Mystery Fundraiser

  • Diefenbunker Museum, 3929 Carp Rd. (map)
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Discover a new twist on a night of murder, scandal and intrigue. It’s the height of the Cold War and you’re inside the Diefenbunker. Someone is mysteriously murdered. You must search over two levels to discover who did it, why and how. There will be awards for best costume, best acting, and more. Cash bar (no ATM onsite).

  • Tickets: $40.00 per person (must be purchased in advance through Eventbrite)
  • Date: Saturday August 26, 6:30pm-10:00pm
  • Doors open at 6:30pm for reception and colluding.
  • 7:00pm the murder mystery begins and finishes at 9pm.
  • 9:00pm-10:00pm: Celebration and prize awards

More details at: diefenbunker.ca.

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Aug
13
10:00am10:00am

Pinhey's Point Historic Site - Summer on the River

  • Pinhey's Point, 270 Pinhey's Point Rd. (map)
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"Summer on the River" will be held on Sunday, August 13, 10am-4pm at Pinhey's Point Historic Site, 270 Pinhey's Point Road in Dunrobin. Relax and enjoy a vintage-inspired summer's day on the Ottawa River. Take a paddle on the water. Sit back and listen to music. Tour the Pinhey home. Enjoy a picnic on the lawn. Cost is $6.30 per person, $10.45 per couple and $16.75 per family. Everyone is welcome.

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Aug
11
to Aug 12

Diefenbunker Museum - Free Outdoor Movie Nights

  • Diefenbunker Museum, 3929 Carp Rd. (map)
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Cozy up on The Diefenbunker's nuclear roof and under the stars for free outdoor movie nights on August 11 and 12. Each night will feature different movies. The second night features family-friendly movies. There will be a raffle upon arrival for the Best Seat in the House! Two couches right up at the front! Concession snacks and drinks will also be available for purchase. What to bring: chairs, blankets, money for extra snacks and draw tickets for the best seat in the house (comfy couches set up front and centre).

Friday August 11 at dusk:
  -  Dr Strangelove or: How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
  -  The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

Saturday August 12 at dusk:
  -  The Iron Giant (1999)
  -  Miracle (2004)

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Jul
7
to Jul 9

Rural Root Theatre - Murder at the Cafe Noir

  • Carp Agricultural Hall, 3790 Carp Rd. (map)
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Murder at Cafe Noir is a murder mystery dinner theatre staged by Rural Root Theatre Company at the Carp Agricultural Hall. It will run Friday, July 7, Saturday, July 8 and Sunday, July 9. Doors open at 6:30pm on Friday and Saturday. Show starts at 7:15pm. On Sunday, doors will open at 1pm with the show starting at 1:30pm. Tickets are $40 each and include a three-course meal. All proceeds to flood relief in the West Carleton area. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by calling 613-618-9789 or online at www.rural-root.org/tickets/.

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Jul
1
4:00pm 4:00pm

Dunrobin Community Association - Canada Day Party

  • Dunrobin Comm Centre, 1150 Thomas A Dolan (map)
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Canada Day festivities will be held at the Dunrobin Community Centre on July 1 starting at 4pm. Photo booth from 4-7pm with period costumes available. Entertainment featuring bands Heavenly Blue and Power Farm happening through to the fireworks at 9:30pm. Opening ceremony at 6pm. Circus Delights with magic show, bouncy castle and obstacle course. Colouring booth for youngsters. Fire truck will be on hand. BBQ with hot dogs, hamburgers and refreshments. All those dressed in period costumes will receive a free hot dog. Event happens rain or shine. Everyone welcome.

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Jul
1
10:00am10:00am

Diefenbunker - Canada Day at the Bunker

Join the Diefenbunker Museum on Canada’s 150th Birthday. They will have family-friendly activities, including face-painting, a maple leaf scavenger hunt through the entire 4 storey underground Bunker, an obstacle course, crafts in the cafeteria, and more! They will also have a BBQ with hot dogs and veggie dogs. As well as frozen treats and drinks for an affordable price! Please note the special hours of 10am – 2pm. Cost: Free.

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Jul
1
10:00am10:00am

Pinhey's Point Canada Day festivities

  • Pinhey's Point, 270 Pinhey's Point Rd. (map)
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Experience an 1867 rural Dominion Day celebration! Pinhey's Point has long been a destination to escape the city and enjoy leisure activities along the Ottawa River. Help them recreate this experience through participation in heritage games and activities from the period, including graces and tug of war. Cost: By Donation

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Jun
20
1:00pm 1:00pm

Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre - Spring Tea

  • Fitzroy Comm Centre, 100 Clifford Campbell St. (map)
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The Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre is hosting a spring tea on June 20 from 1pm to 2:30pm at the Fitzroy Harbour Community Centre. Enjoy an afternoon of entertainment and refreshments. The event is free but space is limited and registration is required. To register call 613-591-3686 x327. Transportation can be arranged.

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Jun
17
10:00am10:00am

Anglican Parish of Huntley - Celebration of National Aboriginal Day

  • Anglican Parish of Huntley, 3774 Carp Rd. (map)
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On Saturday June 17, the Anglican Parish of Huntley is hosting a community celebration to honour National Aboriginal Day. Happening from 10am to noon on the lawn of parish hall at 3774 Carp Rd. The event will move inside the parish hall if raining. Part of this free event will be a blanket exercise which is a teaching of the history of the first peoples, colonization and reconciliation. Hospitality and music as well.

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Jun
14
4:30pm 4:30pm

St. Michael's School - Year End BBQ

The parent council of St. Michael's School in Fitzroy Harbour invites all past, present and future students and families, as well as everyone in the community, to a year-end BBQ on Wednesday, June 14 from 4:30-7pm. BBQ dinner, face painting, a petting zoo, visit from the local firefighters and much more. All available at a minimum cost.

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Jun
10
10:00am10:00am

Ottawa River Canoe Club - Open House

  • Ottawa River Canoe Club, 1610 Sixth Line Rd. (map)
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The Ottawa River Canoe Club (ORCC) is holding an Open House on June 10th, 10 – 3.  You’ll have the opportunity to paddle in a canoe, kayak, dragon boat, stand-up paddling (SUP) and outrigger.  Demonstrations will also be given throughout the day.  ORCC offers summer camps for children aged 6-15 years old, and a Children’s Introductory Evening Paddling Program.  We have youth and adult programs from May to September, for competitive racing, masters sprint paddling, dragon boat, outrigger, and stand-up paddling (SUP).  The club also offers recreational and competitive programs for adults and youth with a physical (Para) or intellectual (Paddle All) disability.  ORCC is located at the corner of 6th Line Road and Cameron Harvey Drive (previously Riddell Rd), 12 kms West of the 417 and March Road.   Visit www.ottawarivercanoe.com for more details about our Open House and programs.

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